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In rare outcome, no new class of players added to MLB’s Hall of Fame
For the first time since 1960, no new class of baseball players added to the Hall of Fame. There were 25 players on the 2021 ballot, but none of them got the 75 percent of the votes needed. Last year’s induction was postponed due to the pandemic. Those players will…
Little League World Series shows baseball is international game
Every August, Little League teams from across the United States and around the world arrive in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania. Their goal: Win the Little League World Series. In 2018, that honor went to a team from Hawaii. The squad of players ages 11 to 13 fought to win the championship,…
Cano’s homer propels American League to All-Star Game victory
Robinson Cano's ninth-inning solo home run broke a 1-1 tie and sent the American League to victory in the 88th All-Star Game. The win established another tie, as it was the 43rd all-time for the AL, tying the all-time series at 43-43-2. Furthermore, the all-time score is dead even at…
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